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Daytona Beach is the happy host of thousands of families each and every summer, and it offers a list of fun activities that runs as deep and wide as our beaches. From visiting Daytona International Speedway to fishing off of the pier, there’s no end to the unique attractions and fun adventures waiting to be had here. 

For decades, hundreds of thousands of people have flocked to Daytona Beach each year to experience the “birthplace of speed.” As the destination where NASCAR got its start and stock car racing became an American tradition, Daytona Beach is often synonymous with racing. And without a doubt, the place to pay homage to racing history and salute its vibrant present is Daytona International Speedway

Itinerary: Endless Adventures in Daytona Beach!

Posted on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 11:00 AM by Tonya West

Video: Take a virtual tour of Daytona International Speedway and see more videos on our YouTube channel!

New attractions, accommodations and more

From endless activities to calm, quiet days spent sunbathing and beachcombing, visitors are finding just what they’re looking for in a Florida vacation along the 23 miles of world-famous shores of

Itinerary: Where Art & Racing Merge in Daytona Beach

Posted on Monday, February 11, 2019 11:00 AM by Tonya West

Video: Revel in history at the Living Legends of Auto Racing Museum and see more videos on our YouTube channel!

Discover the exciting history and future of Daytona Beach’s rich racing heritage

From Ormond Beach to Ponce Inlet, fans of the Birthplace of Speed can relish in history brought to life that helped define Daytona Beach as a racing

Things to Pack for a Day at the Track

Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 9:00 AM by Daytona Beach Area CVB

Each year, thousands upon thousands of racing fans flock to Daytona Beach to take in some high-octane excitement at the most iconic racetrack in motorsports — Daytona International Speedway. And, as experienced race-goers know, packing for an auto-racing event requires a bit of insider know-how, as the list of spectator must-haves for this sport differs a bit from that of other American sporting events. 

DAYTONA Speedweeks Presented By AdventHealth officially kicks off the NASCAR season with an action-packed schedule of races across several different series, all leading up to the DAYTONA 500. Called “The Great American Race,” this is NASCAR's biggest, most prestigious event of the year and the season-opener to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. 

October in Daytona Beach means the countdown is officially on for the 26th Annual Biketoberfest®! From October 18 to 21, about 100,000 motorcyclists, enthusiasts and other fun-seekers will flock to the area to soak in picture-perfect fall weather, live music and exciting professional motorcycle races. Besides the good food, new friends and overall feeling of camaraderie, you’ll come across some pretty unbeatable views on your trek to — and rides throughout — Biketoberfest®

The Creative Culinary Scene in Daytona Beach

Posted on Thursday, May 5, 2016 9:00 AM by Tonya West

I remember the first time I had Buffalo Shrimp. I was totally bowled over by the sheer genius-ness of it. Genius if only because you could grab onto the tail, fit one entire shrimp in your mouth and not waste an ounce of hot sauce on your hands and face. Practically mess-free and deep down delicious!